Beauclaire

A summer stole littered with lustrous pearls... Published in The Sunday Herald 16 August 1953

A summer stole littered with lustrous pearls…
Published in The Sunday Herald 16 August 1953.

From tennis with the girls to evening glamour...love that "4-way frock" Published in the Sunday Herald, 20 September 1953

From tennis with the girls to evening glamour…love that “4-way frock”
Published in the Sunday Herald, 20 September 1953.

Pep up last year's frock with a crisp button-on yoke and pocket. Wow, Why didn't I think of that! Published 30 November 1953 in The Australian Women's Weekly

Pep up last year’s frock with a crisp button-on yoke and pocket. Wow,  why didn’t I think of that?
Published 30 November 1953 in The Australian Women’s Weekly.

"Take a button..make a fashion!" What a catchy line. And that model; the tiny waist, those eyebrows! Published 18 November 1953 in the Australian Women's Weekly

“Take a button..make a fashion!”  What a catchy line.  And that model;  the tiny waist,  those eyebrows!
Published 18 November 1953 in the Australian Women’s Weekly.

Buttons "so light, they never snag! So cleverly shaped, they sit snug and flat!" Published in the Sun-Herald 14 March 1954

Buttons  “so light, they never snag!  So cleverly shaped, they sit snug and flat!”
Published in the Sun-Herald 14 March 1954.

Woman's Day and Home, 12th April 1954. What an unprofessional ad! Just look at the typewritten text.

Woman’s Day and Home, 12th April 1954.  What an unprofessional ad!  Just look at the typewritten text.

Published in Woman's Day and Home 31 May 1954.

These are some of my favourite buttons. Published in Woman’s Day and Home 31 May 1954.

"from the gay Moonglows to sophisicated fashion designs and even sparkling glass-like buttons". I'm excited! Published The Argus 8 June 1954

“from the gay Moonglows to sophisicated fashion designs and even sparkling glass-like buttons”.  I’m excited!
Published The Argus 8 June 1954.

Woman's day and Home, 23rd August 1954

Woman’s day and Home, 23rd August 1954.

Published in the Women's day and Home, November 15th 1954

Published in the Women’s day and Home, November 15th 1954.

 Published in the Women's day and Home, 7th November 1955


Published in the Women’s day and Home,  7th November 1955.

Woman's Day and Home, 21st November 1955

Woman’s Day and Home, 21st November 1955.  Seriously,  there are 36 buttons down the front of that dress!

Published in Woman's day 1 October 1956. How Doris Day-ish!

Published in Woman’s day 1 October 1956. How Doris Day-ish!

Woman's day, 18th November 1956. He's looking at her, but she's looking into space. Careful with that lemon....

Woman’s day, 18th November 1956. He’s looking at her,  but she’s looking into space.  Careful with that lemon….

Published in Woman’s day 22nd Oct 1956, Sorry…. but that clown is just creepy!

Woman's day, 1st April 1957. Fantastic belt!

Woman’s day, 1st April 1957. Fantastic belt!

Woman's day, 22nd April 1957.

Woman’s day, 22nd April 1957.